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Health Care Under the Obama Plan

President-elect Barack Obama has vowed to make health insurance affordable and accessible to all. With 46 million people having no coverage, thatís no easy task. Seth Chandler, co-director of the UH Law Centerís Health Law & Policy Institute, specializes in insurance law and related fields, such as economic analysis of law. Reach him at 713-743-2123 or Search for UH faculty experts.

Jonathan Snow Discovers
Ancient Mantle Rock

Jonathan Snow Discovers Ancient Mantle RockPhotos courtesy of Heinz Feldmann, Max-Planck Insitut fuer Chemie, Mainz, Germany

Jonathan Snow (left), assistant professor of geosciences at UH, inspects a haul of rocks scooped up from the floor of the Arctic Ocean found to date back two billion years.

Jonathan Snow Discovers Ancient Mantle Rock

Photo courtesy of Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research, Bremerhaven, Germany

The mantle rock was collected during an expedition to the North Pole aboard a 400-foot-long icebreaker, a research vessel designed to break through the ice.

High-resolution photos are available by contacting Lisa Merkl at or 713-743-8192.

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